No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.